(kôrn′wôl′; chiefly Brit, -wəl)
county at the SW tip of England: 1,363 sq mi (3,530 sq km); pop. 468,000
See Cornwall in American Heritage Dictionary 4
- A region of extreme southwest England on a peninsula bounded by the Atlantic Ocean and English Channel. Its tin and copper mines were known to ancient Greek traders.
- A city of southeast Ontario, Canada, on the St. Lawrence River and the New York border southeast of Ottawa. It is a manufacturing center. Population: 46,000.